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Nonetheless vs. Nevertheless

Have you ever found yourself uncertain whether to use “nonetheless” or “nevertheless”? You’re not alone! These two words, while sharing a similarity in meaning, often leave people scratching their heads in confusion. In this article, we will delve into the subtle distinctions between “nonetheless” and… continue reading

7 Examples of Homographs

Languages are full of fun little surprises, and English is one language that can’t seem to get enough of them. While you might have heard of homonyms and homophones in grade school, you might not have heard about what we’re discussing today: homographs. So, what are homographs,… continue reading

When Should You Spell Out Numbers?

If you aren’t sure about when you should spell out numbers, you’re not alone! This topic can be confusing to many writers.  Let’s break down some common number rules into a simple guide that you can use to structure your writing!  When Should You Spell… continue reading

Mistrustful vs. Distrustful: What’s the Difference?

“Mistrustful” and “distrustful” are often used interchangeably in everyday speech, which can make understanding their subtle differences and proper usage challenging. In general, the distinction between “mistrustful” vs “distrustful” can be established based on the particular context and the desired degree of suspicion or expression… continue reading

What Do Bimonthly and Semimonthly Mean?

We discuss bimonthly vs semimonthly. Here is the quick run down: Bimonthly refers to something that occurs twice a month or every two months. Semimonthly means twice a month. Now on to the nitty-gritty: Periodical adjectives can be some of the most simple or confusing… continue reading

Should You Say “Analysis” or “Analyses”?

If you have ever written in any type of academic fields, such as with STEM writing or quantitative research, you can likely come across the word analysis. When used singularly, analysis is fairly simple, however, issues can arise when you try to use it plurally. … continue reading